Nokia 9000 Communicator
Year: 1996, Launch Price: Rs 53,000 (approx.)
While the world was still getting used to
no-frill phones, Nokia introduced its first business phone, the 9000 Communicator. The device is a testimony to how early Nokia had envisioned a smartphone. The phone was based on GEOS operating system, developed by Geoworks. It was powered by an Intel 24 MHz, 386 processor and had 8 MB of flash memory. Not impressed? Well, just imagine using email, fax, and web browser on your phone in 1996.
2 grey scale LCD displays.
Primary screen had pixel dimensions of 640×200.
Operating system version: GEOSTM 3.0.
Supports: SMS, Email, Fax, and web Browser.
Intel 386 processor clocked at 24 MHz.
8 MB flash memory.